Embedding, Sectioning &
Staining Your Tissue
35+ Years Experience.
Specializing in Whole Eye
Ophthalmic Slide Preparation.
The eyes are very special organs. Working with the brain, they
are how we obtain information and learn about the world
around us. This is why it is so unfortunate when a patient
looses an eye to any disease process. The eyes are precious
and should be treated so, especially when submitted as a
pathology specimen for diagnosis.
Ophthalmic histology techniques differ from those of normal
tissue in fixation, processing and sectioning. Most anatomical
pathology laboratories are not setup to provide these special
techniques. Nor is the personnel trained to identify disease
processes unique to eye diseases or demonstrate them on a
microscopic slide along with the pupil and optic nerve.
Excalibur Pathology specializes in ophthalmic pathology and
histological techniques. We provide services to researchers
and veterinarians. Excalibur Pathology follows GLP procedures.
Send your fixed tissue samples with its information and receive
your finished slides and pathology report back. Excalibur's
fixative was developed to prevent retinal detachment and can
be obtained by contacting the lab.
Laboratory services are available 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Central time, Monday through Saturday. Turn around time
depends on time of receipt, order size, types of staining
procedures requested, etc.
Digital photomicrographs are available for faster review of
finished slides at an additional charge.
Please contact the lab for details on each project.
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Excalibur's Clients Include:
- Government Agencies
- State Agency's
- Private Research
Excalibur Pathology Inc.
5830 N Blue Lake Dr.
Norman, OK 73069